The Bucksport Bay Healthy Communities Coalition is a comprehensive community health coalition working to improve the health and quality of life of Bucksport Bay Citizens.
BBHCC Latest News and Developments
Bucksport Bay Healthy Communities Kicks Off
The “Safe Community Partners” Training and Support Program
For Caring family members, friends and neighbors, health care professionals, business leaders, Clergy, Town employees, bank tellers, beauticians, bartenders, coaches and anyone who cares about your community. Read More>>>
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When: May 15, 2014
9 am to Noon or 5:30 to 8:30 pm
Download Official Press Release
Become a Partner for Safe Communities - Tom Gaffney, Psy.D.
Elevator speech: How someone can become a Safe Community Partner for people impacted by IPV
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Spring Matter of Balance Program Begins May 5th
A Matter of Balance, a four week program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the physical activity levels of older adults, will start up again on May 5th, 2014 from 9:30 – 11:30 A.M. and will continue twice a week on Mondays and Thursdays for 4 weeks at the Jewett School Community Center. There will be no class on Memorial Day, May 26th, but the session will be made up on June 2nd. Click here to get more detailed information.
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Bucksport Bay Healthy Communities Coalition Presents:
The 14th annual Children’s Fair
“Early Learning Moments”

The 2014 Children’s Fair will be held on Saturday, May 10th from 9:00 A.M. – 11:30 A.M. at the Jewett School Gym on Bridge Street and Broadway in Bucksport. Click here to read more information.
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BUCKSPORT BAY HEALTHY COMMUNITIES TO HOST VOLUNTEER WELLNESS GUIDE TRAINING PROGRAM
Looking for an easy and fun way to volunteer in the Bucksport Bay Area?
The Bucksport Bay Healthy Communities is hosting its annual series of training workshops for its volunteer Wellness Guide Program. 
What exactly does a Wellness Guide do?
  • Connects people to a large variety of available resources
  • Communicates information about available health and service resources in a clear and simple way
  • Provides assistance with making the most of doctor visits
  • Assists individuals in taking a free wellness assessment
  • Provides motivation and support to those who want it
  • Identifies ways to overcome barriers to getting help
  • Promotes healthy messages and choices

When and Where:
Mondays and Fridays, for three weeks, starting May 5th at the Senior Center in Bucksport.  The time of the training is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The training is free and includes lunch.
The specific dates are as follows: May 5th, 9th, 12th, 16th, 19th, 23rd.
Please call 469-6682 for more information or to register.

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